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Ministry of Interior

Law Enforcement Agency of the Islamic Republic of Iran

Law Enforcement of Gonbad-e Kavus




From:  Law Enforcement of Gonbad-e Kavus

Law Enforcement of Mazandaran Province (Gonbad-e Kavus)


In the Name of God


From:  The Revolutionary Prosecutor’s Office of the Islamic Republic, Mazandaran Province, Gonbad-e Kavus

To: The Law Enforcement Agency of Gonbad-e Kavus

Concerning Badiollah Makkarian, a well-known Baha’i in Gonbad, who came here from Sangsar (Mehdishahr), and who made his money with investment from Hojabr and Roshan by usury, lending money with high interest, and forward purchasing, and who was associated with anti-revolutionaries and the Khaleq-e Turcoman [militia], and harmed however he could the Islamic Revolution of Iran, [the court] sentences him to five years’ imprisonment with labour, to be served in Evin.

Sharia Judge: Sadegh Khalkhali

Communicated to the Law Enforcement of Gonbad


27/11/1358 [16 February 1980]

12/21648/15943-[dated:] 27/11/1358 [16 February 1980]

Certified Copy

Administrator of Gonbad Prison